Job Details

Home Jobs Library & Information Science Intern

National Library of India Recruitment 2021 - Library & Information Science Intern - Kolkata Apply soon

Last modified: 11 Jun 2021 06:05:11 GMT


Share Job


Young Professional Graduates from Library & Information Science as LIS Interns

No. of Interns requirement: 25

Assamese 1
Bengali 2
Gujarati 2
Hindi 3
Kannada 2
Malayalam 2
Marathi 2
Odia 2
Punjabi 1
Tamil 2
Telugu 2
Urdu 1
English 3

Time Frame
Time frame for LIS-Interns: One (1) Year from the date of engagement by each Intern.
The LIS-Interns would be deployed for 40 hours per week on-task activity.
The Library does not engage the same Intern more than once. The candidates, who have already completed their Internship programme at National Library, shall not be considered.

No. of working days: Five Day Week [All days of the week except - Saturday, Sundays and other public holidays followed at the National Library].

Intern Job Descriptions: Typical areas of responsibility for Interns includes:
- Entry in MARC 21 format Cataloguing of books/ serials / other materials,
- Classification / Circulation system/ Preservation of materials
- Acquisition System, DB Act System, Sorting section etc.
- Stack area /Books/ Newspaper receiving section etc.
- Organization of materials and data, including indexing and abstracting
- Reference services/ Reading Room/ E-resource centre/ bibliographic section
- Open Source Software in KOHA installation and entry
- Activities for specific groups (children and young adult reading and storytelling activities; outreach to researchers and scholars; information assistance to individuals with a disability)
- Other special sectional/divisional works as and when required.
- Attending / organizing NL regular seminar/ workshop/ exhibition etc.
- Would work in every section of the National Library including office administration/accounts for exposure.
- Visit to other Libraries/ MoC organizations

Age Limit: Below 35 years from the date of advertisement


  • 1 Year
  • Kolkata
  • Master Degree in Library & Information Science or its equivalent on or before 16 June, 2021
  • Rs.25,000/-
  • Library Science intern

National Library of India

Government of India, Ministry of Culture, National Library of India

How to Apply

Kindly send filled Application form along with supportive documents either by mail ID or speed post. Following address: The Director General, National Library Kolkata, Belvedere, Alipore, Kolkata-700027 Email-id:[email protected] Applications are invited from the Young Professional Graduates having Master Degree in Library & Information Science as āLIS Internsā at National Library, Kolkata for various Indian language. The detailed instructions, required qualifications, other terms and conditions etc. shall be available in the official website i.e. w.e.f. 26.05.2021. The last date for receiving the application is 16.06.2021.

Website/Notiifcation URL: Website Or Notification URL

16 Jun 2021

Disclaimer: FreshersHOME does not call candidates towards job offer or assistance. FreshersHOME does not charge any fee from candidates for jobs, Be aware of fradulant calls and emails, please write to [email protected]
Please Read Our Privacy Policy!, Terms of Usage and Check our Editorial Guidelines